Professor of Violin
In addition to his role at the RNCM, Sebastian Müller holds professorships at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna and the Yehudi Menuhin School London, and is visiting professor of violin at the ESMAR Valencia.
His extensive performance career has seen him feature as soloist with the major violin concerto repertoire in – and outside Europe. He has acted as principal leader and soloist of the German String Orchestra and works orchestras such as the London Symphony, Britten Sinfonia and the Oxford Philharmonic. Müller previously taught at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover, as well as at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and at various universities in the UK and abroad, and is regularly invited to give masterclasses globally. Many of Müller’s students have won national and international competitions, grants and scholarships. He collaborates with scientists and practitioners in the fields of psychology and movement science and has submitted a patent application on a method of establishing an individual optimal static concept of the violin hold/posture.
Müller trained at the Berlin (Hanns Eisler), London (Guildhall), Amsterdam and Hannover conservatoires. His teachers include S. Picard, P.Zukerman, D.Hahn, I. Kertscher, A Weithaas and R. Capuçon. Following his studies Müller was awarded an Artist Fellowship at the Guildhall School.
Müller plays a violin by Stephan Peter Greiner